Fully-funded Schwarzman Scholars for International Master’s Degree Students at Tsinghua University, Beijing China 2024

Written by catherine.caoile on April 17, 2023

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

  • Country of the Scholarship

  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Master's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    > 12000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

    Monthly subsistence allowance, Travel and visa costs, Insurance, Tuition fees
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    [email protected]

The fully-funded scholarship is now open for application for international students who want to fulfill their higher education in China. The Schwarzman Scholars encourage all international master’s degree students in an eligible study program to apply for the scholarship program for the academic year of 2023-2024.

About Schwarzman Scholars

Schwarzman Scholars was planned in a joint effort with world-driving universities to make an international local area that bridges distinctions. The scholarship is a fully-funded award of one year for the master’s degree and leadership program at Tsinghua University in China. China’s associations with business organizations all over the world are developing. As future pioneers, Schwarzman Scholars will gain from and study in China to make a more prosperous and peaceful future for all.

The scholarship is intended to address the difficulties of the 21st century It was enlivened by the Rhodes Scholarship, which was established in 1902 with the end goal of advancing international comprehension and peace. Schwarzman Scholars annually upholds up to 200 Scholars from the U.S., China, and other countries for a one-year master’s degree in worldwide affairs at Beijing’s Tsinghua University — positioned first in Asia as a fundamental base for China’s political, business, and mechanical authority.

Consistently, another class is chosen to address the world’s new generations of pioneers — top-quality people with receptive outlooks and boundless potential who will effectively extend understanding among China and the remainder of the world. The scholar will be selected with an intensive evaluation and will be living in Beijing China for one year to further their studies and cultural immersion, attending lectures, traveling around the regions, and developing a better understanding of China.

Scholarship Curriculum

  • Core Curriculum- The core curriculum furnishes Scholars with the information they need to explore China’s part in the worldwide economy and worldwide affairs. Scholars foster administration abilities in their particular fields through core and elective courses, workshops, training, mentorship, and openness to significant-level industry specialists.
  • Elective Courses- The scholars can select from the elective courses of the university in which they can achieve their career goals while gaining a wide understanding of leadership and global affairs.
  • Innovation and collaboration- they are built into the perspective of the program which includes a deep dive into the course and field trips to regions and visiting the government agencies, cultural sites, and other China’s leading companies.
  • Leadership program that will help the students analyze leadership from cross-cultural and interdisciplinary career perspectives. A leadership practice course will be given to the scholars and provides orientation and workshops to enhance their leadership skills.

Scholarship Provider: Tsinghua University

About the Provider 

Tsinghua University is located at the former site of the  Qing Dynasty imperial garden and numerous historical places in China. Starting around 1911, the university fostered’s comprehension students might interpret globalization and filled in as a scaffold among China and the world. As quite possibly of China’s most compelling and regarded organizations, Tsinghua proceeds with its tradition of developing the up-and-coming age of world leaders.

Students create and lead drives inside the School, on the Tsinghua grounds, and then some, from clubs and sports groups to symposia and meetings, volunteer opportunities, web recordings and sites, and cooperative projects that frequently go on after the program. These drives feature and advantage from the variety of public and social foundations as well as the scope of scholarly fields and expert encounters that students bring to their companions.

Scholarship Summary 

  • Applicants Nationality: International
  • Degree Level: Master’s Degree
  • Field: Any eligible fields for the scholarship program
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Duration: One year
  • Scholarship Country: China
  • Scholarship Awards: Fully-funded
  • Renewable: No
  • Offered Annually: Yes

Scholarship Eligibility 

Before proceeding with the application, interested students must meet the eligibility requirements of the scholarship program. The scholars are selected from international candidates.

  • The applicants must be able to demonstrate their academic excellence.
  • Must have leadership qualities.
  • Exemplary character and integrity
  • Open mindedness
  • Entrepreneurial spirits
  • Must be able to embrace the opportunity to understand the cultural perspective and positions.

In addition to the eligibility, the students must also meet the following:

  • Must be holding an undergraduate degree, there are no prerequisites for a particular field of undergrad study; all fields are gladly received, yet it is significant for candidates.
  • The candidates must be 18-28 years of age at the time of the application.
  • The applicants must have good communication skills in oral and written English, all courses will be thought in the English language. English proficiency test scores will be required at admission.

Application Process

To start the application process:

  • Applicants must create their accounts. The email address provided at the application portal will be used for the correspondence and admission status.
  • After creating an account in an online application portal, the candidates will receive an email confirmation and a temporary pin to activate the application accounts.
  • Personal information must be completed
  • A biographical profile must be summarized in 100 words which outlines the future aspirations and leadership accomplishments.
  • Resume or CV
  • Video Introductions
  • Educational Background Information
  • GPA
  • Transcripts of records are required to be scanned and uploaded to the application portal
  • Language skills
  • Leadership roles and past voluntary community services
  • Professional Experiences
  • Essay
  • Three recommendation letters
  • Certificates and awards
  • Signature
  • It is important to review the application before submitting the form, full details for the application guidelines can be found in the official website of the provider.

Scholarship Awards 

The successful student will receive the following awards:

  • Tuition fees
  • Accommodation
  • Region study tour
  • Travel tickets
  • Health Insurance
  • Stipend for personal expenses

The students are required to read and agree to the terms and conditions applied to the scholarship.

Application Deadline 

The deadline to complete and submit the application is until September 19, 2023. Late and incomplete applications will not be considered.

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